Wade Henry Crawley

May 16, 1930 - November 23, 2015
Wade Henry Crawley

Wade Henry Crawley, 85, of Wilmington formerly of Shelby passed away Monday, November 23, 2015 at his home.

Henry was born in Forest City, NC on May 16, 1930 the son of the late Broadus and Alma Reid Crawley. He was a 1958 graduate of Clemson University, went on to service our Country in the US Army, and retired from the Medical field. In his spare time he loved to fish and collected John Deer Tractors. He was also preceded in death by his wife Patsy Allen Crawley, sister Colleen C. Carolton and grandsons Gar and  Drew Price and Christian Hamrick.

Surviving are his son Hank Crawley and wife Theresa of Wilmington, daughter Mandie C. Price and Nick Hamrick of Shelby, grandchildren Seth Crawley, Patrick Price and Kathryn Crawley.

Henry was a faithful member of Trinity Baptist Church in Boiling Springs where Funeral services will be conducted 11:00 AM Monday November 30, 2015. Burial will follow with Military Honors in the church cemetery. The family will see friends following the service in the church fellowship hall.

Memorials my be directed to Lower Cape Fear Hospice Foundation 1420 Physicians Drive Wilmington, NC 28401.

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  • November 25, 2015
    Linda and John Kirby says:
    Theresa and Wade-Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

  • November 25, 2015
    Markraft Cabinets says:
    Our deepest sympathies go out to Seth and his family. May you find the comfort and peace that you seek and may the soul of your loved one rest in peace. Joe Jacobus, Cee Edwards & Staff of Markraft Cabinets

  • November 25, 2015
    Ken Chambers says:
    Thoughts and prayers go out to the entire family. Very intelligent and remarkable man Mr. Henry was.

  • November 25, 2015
    Jordan Gilmore says:
    I am thinking about all of you during this time! Praying for peace and comfort for you all. Love you.

  • November 26, 2015
    Pam Harmon says:
    We are so sorry about your dad's passing!! Your mom and dad both were very special to us!! We have such great memories of the times your dad came fishing at the pond! We will continue to remember you in our prayers.